The journey of life of an altruistic and generous man through pain, joy, friendship, love and death.
This is "Letters From Antarctica", a novel set in an imaginary island that is more a place for the human soul.
Specifically, the human soul that is told here is that of Frederik Jonson. The meetings he will make, the harsh experiences of life that he will be able to face and face, will diminish his existence marked from birth.
In fact, still newborn has been abandoned by his mother who will never see again. But it is precisely the dream of that mother who has never known to take shape continuously, in his becoming a "mother" for those in need, until the last day of life, when she will come back to take her child to accompany him in last and most important journey.